Introduction | Background
Call for applications
The Department of Economic Research of Narodowy Bank Polski (NBP, central bank of Poland) invites applications for the 2020 edition of its Visiting Researcher Program (VRP), which will last from March to November. The VRP is aimed at enhancing cooperation of the NBP staff with both senior and young economists working on issues important from the perspective of NBP.
NBP is seeking applicants whose research profile is related to central banking issues, such as monetary and macroprudential policy, international economics, financial stability or forecasting. Visiting Researchers are expected to conduct their research at the NBP headquarters for a period between one and two weeks and present their research project at an internal seminar. They will be also encouraged to submit their research paper to the NBP Working Paper series. Joint projects with NBP staff are strongly preferred.
The Participants of the VRP will be offered a stimulating working environment. They will have the opportunity to participate in internal seminars and present the results of their research to a broader audience. Moreover, the NBP is providing an honorarium as well as reimbursement of economy class travel and accommodation costs.
Applications (in English) should include:
- a concise description of the VRP project (max 1500 words)
- preferred date and duration of stay
- curriculum vitae
- publication record and a list of ongoing projects
- information about the extent of potential cooperation with the NBP employees.